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Prestige Cap (Laket mishiing)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture:
Kuba peoples
Medium:
Raffia palm fiber, glass beads, cowrie shells
Dimensions:
H. 3 x W. 6 x D. 7 in. (7.6 x 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Beads-Costumes
Credit Line:
Gift of Lilly Daché, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.83.5
Not on view
Charles Ratton, Paris, before 1937; Lilly Daché, Paris, and Pound Ridge, NY, until 1974

Vansina, Jan. La Royaume Kuba. Tervuren: Royal Museum for Central Africa, 1964.

Vansina, Jan. The Children of Woot. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1978.

Cornet, Joseph. Art Royal Kuba. Milan: Edizioni Sipiel, 1982.



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